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Get an overview of this hotel5-star luxury hotel near South African Museum of Military History



Situated in the suburbs, this luxury hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of South African Museum of Military History, Adler Museum of Medicine, and Johannesburg Zoo. Ellis Park Stadium and First National Bank Stadium are also within 12 mi (20 km).

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this hotel has an outdoor pool and a conference center. Free English breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, a business center, and meeting rooms are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 15 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and memory foam beds. Guests can enjoy upscale touches like fireplaces and deep soaking tubs, along with premium bedding and down comforters for a bit of added comfort.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This 5-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms. 4 meeting rooms are available. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. This Victorian hotel also offers an outdoor pool, a library, and a terrace. Concierge services and wedding services can be provided. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 15 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Computer station 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Meeting rooms 4 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference center 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Year Built 1932 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Fireplace 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar (stocked, free items) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Dial-up Internet access (surcharge) 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Memory foam mattress 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

A complimentary English breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM. An additional breakfast (subject to charges) is served daily.

10 2ND AVENUE HOUGHTON ES - This poolside restaurant specializes in Halal dishes and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types


  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No pets or service animals allowed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 420 per vehicle (one way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • 10 2nd Avenue Houghton
  • 10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate
  • 10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate Hotel
  • 10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate Hotel Johannesburg
  • 10 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate Johannesburg
  • 2nd Avenue Houghton Estate

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property. Alcohol is not served or permitted at this property.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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